As Lyle reported for this blog, yesterday the Court denied Ohio’s request that it stay the Sixth Circuit’s decision precluding it from closing early voting opportunities to the general public.  Additional coverage of the Court’s order comes from Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News, Adam Liptak of The New York Times, Robert Barnes of The Washington Post, David G. Savage of the Los Angeles Times, Rick Hasen at the Election Law Blog, Dan Burns of Reuters, Ann Sanner of the Associated Press, Emily Deruy of ABC News, Joe Guillen of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Dan Froomkin and Trymaine Lee of the Huffington Post, Sam Baker of The Hill, Jeremy Leaming at ACSblog, Ruthann Robson at Constitutional Law Prof Blog, and Emily Schultheis at Politico.

Also making news yesterday was the D.C. Circuit Court’s invalidation of the conviction of Salim Ahmed Hamdan, the petitioner in the 2006 Supreme Court case Hamdan v. Rumsfeld.  In addition to Lyle, who covered the decision for this blog, other coverage comes from Sara Forden of Bloomberg News, Charlie Savage of The New York Times, Andrew Cohen of The Atlantic, Josh Gerstein of Politico, Pete Yost of the Associated Press, Steven D. Schwinn of Constitutional Law Prof Blog, Terry Baynes of Reuters, and Eugene Volokh of the Volokh Conspiracy.


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Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Wednesday round-up, SCOTUSblog (Oct. 17, 2012, 10:19 AM),